Drive-By Truckers has announced their 11th and newest album, Go-Go Boots will be released February 15, 2011. In conjunction, the band’s documentary, The Secret to a Happy Ending will be released on DVD the same day. The very next day, February 16th, the band will embark on the first leg of their Go-Go Boots tour. The tour includes two day stints in Chicago, Illinois, San Francisco, California, and Denver Colorado.
Drive-By Truckers is currently on tour and plan to end the year with a show at Terminal 5 in New York, New York. For everyone who can’t make it to the show, it will be steaming on Sirius XM Outlaw Country (Sirius 63, XM 12) starting around 9:45 pm EST.
And for everyone who can’t wait for some Drive-By Truckers in their lives, the band is offering a free download of “Used to Be a Cop”.
Wed Feb 16 York, PA PULLO CENTER @ PENN STATE UNIVERSITY
Thu Feb 17 Peekskill, NY PARAMOUNT CENTER FOR THE ARTS
Fri Feb 18 Washington, DC 9:30 CLUB
Sat Feb 19 Washington, DC 9:30 CLUB
Fri Feb 25 Chicago, IL VIC THEATER w/Heartless Bastards
Sat Feb 26 Chicago, IL VIC THEATER w/Heartless Bastards
Sun Feb 27 Omaha, NE SLOW DOWN w/Heartless Bastards
Wed Mar 02 Reno, NV KNITTING FACTORY w/Heartless Bastards
Thu Mar 03 Las Vegas, NV SILVERTON CASINO w/Heartless Bastards
Fri Mar 04 San Francisco, CA FILLMORE AUDITORIUM w/Heartless Bastards
Sat Mar 05 San Francisco, CA FILLMORE AUDITORIUM w/Heartless Bastards
Wed Mar 09 Eugene, OR MCDONALD THEATER w/Heartless Bastards
Thu Mar 10 Portland, OR WONDER BALLROOM w/Heartless Bastards
Fri Mar 11 Vancouver, BC COMMODORE BALLROOM w/Heartless Bastards
Sat Mar 12 Seattle, WA SHOWBOX AT THE MARKET w/Heartless Bastards
Tue Mar 15 Missoula, MO WILMA THEATER w/Heartless Bastards
Wed Mar 16 Boise, ID KNITTING FACTORY w/Heartless Bastards
Fri Mar 18 Denver, CO OGDEN THEATER w/Heartless Bastards
Sat Mar 19 Denver, CO OGDEN THEATER w/TBA
*There will be a limited number of 2-day tickets available for Chicago and Denver. Details will be posted to the band’s site.
Previously announced dates:
Thu Dec 30 Brooklyn, NY BROOKLYN BOWL SOLD OUT
Fri Dec 31 New York, NY TERMINAL 5 w/special guests including acts from the Bindlestiff Family Cirkus, David Hood, Kelly Hogan, horns and more!
Sat Jan 01 Philadelphia, PA TLA
Thu Jan 13 Athens, GA 40 WATT w/2ND Sons
Fri Jan 14 Athens, GA 40 WATT w/Don Chambers and Goat and Henry Barbe
Sat Jan 15 Athens, GA 40 WATT w/David Barbe and The Quick Hooks and The Camp Amped Band
Thu Jan 20 Ft Lauderdale, FL CULTURE ROOM
Fri Jan 21 Tampa, FL THE RITZ YBOR
Sat Jan 22 Orlando, FL HOUSE OF BLUES w/John Bell & Friends, Nickel and the Polar Bears
Sun Jan 23 Jacksonville, FL FREEBIRD LIVE w/Futurebirds
Wed Jan 26 Pensacola, FL VINYL MUSIC HALL w/Futurebirds
Thu Jan 27 Huntsville, AL CROSSROADS w/Futurebirds
Fri Jan 28 Oxford, MS THE LYRIC w/Futurebirds
Sat Jan 29 Nashville, TN CANNERY BALLROOM w/Futurebirds
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